Events & Experiences

A place where the sights and sounds bring your senses alive, this truly is a wonderful setting.

Thinking of somewhere unique to hold your next event or celebration? The stunning Mansion House and grounds are available for exclusive hire for a broad range of corporate or private celebrations, functions and events, including:

  • Anniversary celebrations
  • Baby showers
  • Birthday celebrations
  • Charity dinners
  • Christenings
  • Corporate away days
  • Gala dinners
  • Retirement dinners
  • Graduations
  • Drinks receptions
  • Family away days
  • Family celebrations
  • Festive party nights
  • Funeral teas
  • Naming ceremonies
  • Private dining

We have a diverse and delicious range of catering options to suit almost everyone’s tastes; from buffets, canapés and sumptuous three course meals to hearty breakfasts.

We want your event to be perfect, so if there is something you particularly want, that’s not included in our menus just let us know and we’ll be happy to perfect the recipe while you prepare for your event.

Please contact the events team using the details below for a bespoke package to suit your needs.

Fancy enjoying the zoo from home? We can host a virtual birthday party online!

Rooms, Spaces and Venues

If you would like to explore some of the amazing venues available at Edinburgh Zoo, please visit our rooms and facilities page for more information.

If you would like to come in for a show round and discuss how our facilities can meet your needs, we would be happy to help. Just contact our Sales and Events team at or call 0131 314 0336.

*Private events are subject to our Terms and Conditions.


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